Qualys VM Review

The GUI needs work, but the vulnerabilities are kept up to date.

Valuable Features

The top one for me is that the vulnerabilities are kept up to date.

Improvements to My Organization

It has reduced the cost of ownership for the engineers who can launch scans on the customers’ networks.

Room for Improvement

I’m convinced it could be possible to do a simpler interface.

Use of Solution

I used it for about four years.

Deployment Issues

No issues encountered.

Stability Issues

There is an issue with the web browser, but it's not an issue with the product itself.

Scalability Issues

No issues encountered.

Customer Service and Technical Support

Customer Service:


Technical Support:


Previous Solutions

I switched due to the cost.

Initial Setup

It was simple because it's only used for external scans.

Pricing, Setup Cost and Licensing

You have to find the best solution regarding functions and cost.

Other Solutions Considered

  • Tripwire
  • Nessus
  • Accunetix
  • OIpenvas

Other Advice

  • Take your time
  • Study all the functionalities of the product
  • Try to set it up in a lab first before your production environment.
Disclosure: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.
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